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In the following sentence should cheese be singular or plural?

Pizzeria-style crust topped with herbs, spices, Mozarella, Provolone and Parmesan cheese/cheeses & pepperoni.

Pepperoni must be the last word.

  • Because Mozzarella, Provolone and Parmesan are words that pretty much only mean cheese, you could remove the word altogether. – VampDuc Oct 16 '15 at 19:59
  • All grammar is permissible with pizza - anything goes. – Drew Oct 17 '15 at 0:24
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Cheeses because the it applies to Mozarella, Provolone and Parmesan.

Pizzeria-style crust topped with herbs, spices, Mozarella, Provolone, and Parmesan cheeses, & pepperoni.

You can also add commas when listing more than 2 items, if you like commas.

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In order to maintain the parallelism of herbs, spices, cheeses, I suggest you reword as follows:

We offer pizzeria-style crust topped with herbs, spices, cheeses (Mozarella, Provolone, and Parmesan), and of course, pepperoni.

A little more ponderous would be:

We offer pizzeria-style crust topped with herbs, spices, three cheeses (viz., Mozarella, Provolone, and Parmesan), and of course, pepperoni.

Or you could become really ponderous by naming a few of the herbs and spices, and then separating each sub-list with semi-colons, as follows:

We offer pizzeria-style crust topped with herbs, such as parsley and basil; spices, such as oregano and garlic; cheeses, such as M, P, and P; and of course, pepperoni.

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